Saturday, October 27, 2012


i saw this on fb (thanks kari) and just love it...we need to all practice this!

Monday, October 22, 2012

be happy

i was reading quotes today and these brightened my day:

“You can be smart and happy or stupid and miserable. . . it's your choice” 
― Gordon B. Hinckley
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” 
― Dr. Seuss

“Stop seeking out the storms and enjoy more fully the sunlight.” 
― Gordon B. Hinckley

“If Life Gets Too Hard To Stand, Kneel.” 
― Gordon B. Hinckley

“Choose your love. Love your choice.” 
― Thomas S. Monson

“Get on your knees and pray, then get on your feet and work.” 
 Gordon B. Hinckley

“You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.” 
― Dr. Seuss

“Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.” 
― John Wayne

“The best antidote I know for worry is work.
The best medicine for despair is service.
The best cure for weariness is the challenge of helping someone who is even more tired.” 
― Gordon B. Hinckley

“Only you can control your future.” 
― Dr. Seuss

Friday, October 19, 2012


for having nothing to do, i am sure busy!  and that's great...last week kerry and austin flew in for a surprise visit!  they had fall break and their camping trip was, they came home instead...we went to disneyland, saw some movies, went out a lot...shopped...they went to the beach...just was wonderful to have them here..last week the weather pretended to be fall for a couple of got me in the mood to bake..yesterday i had the missionaries for dinner, so i made a carrot cake, peggy's delicious banana bread with chocolate chips and coconut..yum! between the baking and making dinner, my friend lissa showed me how to make these little baby beanies...they are so easy and quick...i'm having a struggle to she showed me the loom version....she makes a bunch of them and donates them to the hospital for newborns...i think that's a great idea and think i will do that, a new project!!!  always looking for something to do!!